2014 Passion Week Schedule of Diocesan Metropolitan

His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, our Diocesan Metropolitan, will be celebrating Palm Sunday at St. Basil's Orthodox Church - 17 Randolph Avenue Franklin Square, NY 11010 and Passion Week & the Feast of Kymtho at St. Gregorios Orthodox Church - 2337 Fairland Road Silver Spring, MD 20904.We invite everybody to join us and receive blessings.

Please see the schedule below:

(From Holy Tuesday onwards, His Grace will be be the Chief Celebrant at St. Gregorios Orthodox Church - 2337 Fairland Road Silver Spring, MD 20904)

Palm Sunday, April 13

  • 8:00 AM - Matins, 3rd hour, 6th hour, Blessing of the Palm Leaves, followed by Divine Liturgy (Holy Qurbano)

Holy Tuesday, April 15

  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Devotional Address

Holy Wednesday, April 16 (Pesaho)

  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline, followed by Divine Liturgy (Holy Qurbano)

Holy Thursday, April 17

  • 5:30 PM - Rite of Feet Washing by His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos, Metropolitan
  • 6:30 PM - Vespers & Compline

Good Friday, April 18

  • 8:30 AM - Matins, 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours, followed by Adoration of the Cross

Holy Saturday, April 19

  • 10:00 AM - Matins, 3rd, 6th, & 9th Hours, followed by Divine Liturgy (Holy Qurbano)

Kymtho, April 20

  • 7:30 AM - Nocturns, followed by Kymtho Service, Matins, 3rd, & 6th Hours
  • 9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy (Holy Qurbano)

Tags: Holy Week, Lent


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